News & Conditions
Updated May 9, 2013
East Portal, South Rim and North Rim Roads are currently open, but could close again if winter conditions or rock fall exist.
Annual Climbing Route Closure
The annual closure to protect nesting raptors is in effect through July 15. More information »
Did You Know?
Black Canyon is home to the fastest bird in the world, the Peregrine falcon. Scientists estimate that Peregrines can reach speeds of over 200 mph in an aerial dive.